Tag: Food Preservation

How to Preserve Meat: 5 Easy Ways

How to Preserve Meat: 5 Easy Ways

In a SHTF or off grid living situation, you most likely won’t have access to a refrigerator. This means that you’ll need to learn about alternative ways to preserve food. Meat will be one of the first foods to spoil. If you keep meat out in the open for more than a few hours, it will start to go bad. In this article, ...

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How to Dehydrate Tomatoes

How to Dehydrate Tomatoes

As I’ve said in many articles before this one, dehydration is one of the best ways to make food last longer. What’s the benefit to longer-lasting food? Well, after a catastrophic event- natural or manmade- there’s no guarantee that you’ll have access to a grocery store. For this reason, it’s best to stock up on foods ...

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7 Things to Know About Dehydrating Food

7 Things to Know About Dehydrating Food

As far as extending the lifespan of everyday foods, there’s no better way to do it than via dehydration. When you dehydrate food, you eliminate all water content within it (hence the name). By removing the water content, you allow the food to go longer without spoiling. It’s safe, easy, and doesn’t require as much ...

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The Best Food Dehydrator of 2016

The Best Food Dehydrator of 2016

Dehydrating food is by far one of the best ways to prep for a crisis. When you dehydrate food, you allow it to go longer without spoiling. That’s why I recommend learning how to do it. In a previous article, I talked about the basics of dehydrating food. In this article, I’m going to show you the best food dehydrator ...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Dehydrating Food

A Beginner’s Guide to Dehydrating Food

Dehydrating is a common food preservation technique. Basically, it’s when you remove water from food (hence the “dehydration” part). By dehydrating foods, you allow them to go longer without spoiling. Foods that have been dehydrated are less likely to decay or accumulate deadly microorganisms. Finally, it’s a cheap ...

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